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Windfalls of wealth from steel, oil, and other industries made Pittsburgh a pioneering city for early skyscrapers more than a century ago. Give your visiting group an inspirational welcome packed with fascinating stories behind these historic highrises and the remarkable entrepreneurs and personalities behind them.
Mark Houser is an experienced speaker, tour guide and author of "Highrises" and "MultiStories: 55 Antique Skyscrapers & the Business Tycoons Who Built Them." He has shared his image-rich tales of an earlier age of revolutionary innovation and disruptive technology with groups from New York to California. Customizable talks and optional walking tours available.